Yukon Education Department Services
Digital Classroom Tools
Apple Classroom: Classroom Allows you to guide lessons, manage activities, and keep everyone on task.
Apple Teacher Program: A free professional learning program designed to support and celebrate educators using Apple products for teaching and learning.
Google G Suite: A suite of tools that can help you increase opportunities for critical thinking, communication, collaboration, and creativity, all while supporting the learning objectives that you have for your students. Coming soon.
Office 365 for Education: A comprehensive platform of tools and apps that provide teachers and students with access to communication tools, document editing, file sharing, storage, email, class websites, assignments, classroom materials.
Communicating Student Learning Resource & Professional Development Tool
Assessment, planning and interim reporting guidelines for Grades K=9 and 10-12are located in the Curriculum Implementation section of the website as well as a variety of workshops and presentations. A tool has been developed specifically to support Yukon during the transition to the new curriculum and to support teachers professional; development in the area of assessment practices regarding communicating student learning and following the interim reporting guidelines that schools will follow over the next two years.
Apple Teacher Learning Centre: Access to training to build skills, collect badges, and earn recognition as an Apple Teacher.
B.C ERAC Digital Classroom: A suite of suite of digital resources to support student centered learning. Login information is located on First Class in Teachers’ Global Conferences/Digital Resources.
All the Right Type (ATRT): An educational tool to help improve typing speed and accuracy available to Yukon teachers. Please submit a ticket to the ITTS HelpDesk to have accounts created for your students.
Guidelines and Policy Forms
App & Third Party Software Request
- Classroom Software Index 2018-/19 Index of supported software for MacOS for the 2017/18 school year.
- Yukon Education-Supported Apps K-7 2018-2019
- Yukon Education-Supported Apps 8-12 2018-2019
- Framework for Choosing a Classroom App
- Online Learning App Evaluation Request Teachers submit for iPad app requests.
The Privacy Toolkit was developed by the Department of Education’s Privacy Management Coordinator to educate and assist teachers with protecting the privacy and security of the personal information of their students. The Privacy Toolkit includes a PowerPoint presentation entitled Online Education Services Privacy Compliance. It also includes a sample and template consent form. These are located in the Teachers’ Global Conference/Privacy Toolkit on First Class. It also includes a sample and template consent form.
Download a PDF version of the presentation here: Online Education Services Privacy Compliance